Diversity CRNA Information Session & Airway Simulation Lab Workshop @ the University of Pittsburgh, June 5th – June 9th, 2024

Are you ready to transform your aspirations into reality? Join us for a thrilling 3-day journey at the esteemed University of Pittsburgh’s School of Nursing, where we’ll empower you with the knowledge and skills you need to become a Nurse Anesthetist extraordinaire!

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UNLEASH YOUR DREAMS OF BECOMING A NURSE ANESTHETIST

3 DAY HIGHLIGHTS

DAY 1 – DIVERSITY CRNA MEET AND GREET 

Date: Friday, June 7, 2024  |  Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM (EST)

Location: University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, 3500 Victoria Street, 1st Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Kick Off the Spectacle: 

Our electrifying three-day event commences with a dynamic meet and greet that transcends boundaries. Immerse yourself in a diverse community where you’ll mingle with like-minded individuals, alongside accomplished Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) from across the nation. This is your opportunity to foster connections, learn from the best, and launch your adventure into the world of Nurse Anesthesia.

DAY 2 – DIVERSITY CRNA INFORMATION SESSION

Date: Saturday, June 8, 2024  |   Time: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM (EST)

Location: University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, 3500 Victoria Street, 1st Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

What Awaits You on Day 2: 

  • Admissions Mastery:   Delve into the intricacies of the admissions process, clinical expectations, and the art of mastering simulations.
  • Real-World Rigors:   Experience the pulse-pounding rigor of the Nurse Anesthetist program.
  • Personal Statement Prowess:   Craft an unforgettable personal statement with expert tips and tricks.
  • Shadowing Secrets:   Discover the pivotal role of shadowing Nurse Anesthetists in your journey.
  • RN Mock Interview:   Hone your skills with a mock interview led by Nurse Anesthesia Faculty.
  • Scholarly Project Discovery:   Explore the captivating world of DNP/DNAP scholarly projects.
  • Web Navigation:   Navigate Nurse Anesthesia Program websites like a pro.
  • Life Balancing Act:   Learn the secrets of managing family commitments and finances.
  • Network Extravaganza:   Forge connections with prestigious Nurse Anesthesia Faculty & Program Directors, seasoned Nurse Anesthetists, and Student Registered Nurse Anesthetists from all corners of the nation.

DAY 3 – DIVERSITY CRNA AIRWAY SIMULATION LAB WORKSHOP 

Date: Sunday, June 9, 2024    |   Time: 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (EST)

Location: WISER Simulation Lab, 230 McKee Place, Suite 300, 3rd Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Day 3: Where Dreams Take Flight: 

Experience the thrill of practical learning in our exhilarating Airway Simulation Lab Workshop. Get hands-on with vital airway management skills – the cornerstone of a Nurse Anesthetist’s prowess. Immerse yourself in a real simulation lab, guided by seasoned Nurse Anesthetists and expert faculty. Elevate your mastery of airway management through immersive exercises, all while sharing this epic journey with your fellow attendees.

Simulation Lab Experience – As per the university website: The Pitt Nurse Anesthesia Program is a national leader in simulation education.  Simulation experiences will take place at the 16,000 square-foot Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation Education and Research (WISER).  WISER is a world-class inter-professional simulation training and research facility focused on improving education and patient safety through effective healthcare provider education. 

Introducing WISER (Winter Institute for Simulation, Education, and Research) for nurses who will have an opportunity to have an immersive hands-on high-fidelity anesthesia simulation lab!

New! Nurses will have an opportunity to engage with Augmented Reality or AR station, intubation skill stations, Glidescope, McGrath intubation, US station, fiber-optic intubation, Vimedix POCUS, spinal and epidural placements in mannequins, Lumis Platform AR interactions, and more!

REGISTRATION FEE:

  • Registration Fee – Nurses (includes RNs, ADN nurses, LPNs) – $400 for Non-members & $350 for Members *Discount @ Check-out)
  • Registration Fee – Nursing Student (Students enrolled in a program who have not taken the NCLEX Exam) – $225 for Non-members & $175 for Members *Discount @ Check-out)
  • Members Discount – $50.00 off at checkout
  • Early Bird Special Discount – $25.00 off at checkout until December 31, 2023 at 12 noon EST.

Don’t miss this breathtaking opportunity to amplify your application and set your course for success as a Nurse Anesthetist, right here at the University of Pittsburgh. Your dream career awaits – embark on this electrifying adventure with us!